Scientific and Technical Journal Articles rose 40.5% to 48.2 in Sierra Leone in 2016

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles
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Scientific and technical journal articles reached 48.2 in 2016 in Sierra Leone, according to World Bank. This is 40.5 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Sierra Leone reached an all time high of 48.2 in 2016 and an all time low of 1.30 in 1999. When compared to Sierra Leone's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Burkina Faso amounted to 222, 38.0 in Guinea, 16.6 in Liberia and 87.3 in Mali in 2016.

Sierra Leone has been ranked 141st within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 25 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Scientific and technical journal articles refer to the number of scientific and engineering articles published in the following fields: physics, biology, chemistry, mathematics, clinical medicine, biomedical research, engineering and technology, and earth and space sciences.

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Algeria 2,137 2,461 3,063 3,539 3,680
Burkina Faso 131 153 209 184 202
Ghana 367 439 550 604 662
Guinea 11.4 11.2 11.6 11.3 23.8
Ivory Coast 156 184 192 165 187
Liberia 3.40 8.30 9.80 9.00 11.8
Mali 79.0 88.1 87.2 65.1 73.6
Mauritania 6.60 13.3 12.7 16.2 12.8
Niger 66.1 31.9 32.0 32.7 49.6
Senegal 203 284 287 299 333
Sierra Leone 12.2 11.1 14.8 15.0 21.7